Selected Works

Florian Meisenberg, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt, 2016
Florian Meisenberg, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt, 2016
Florian Meisenberg & Anna KE, Countdown Belladonna, Salon Kennedy, Frankfurt, Germany
Florian Meisenberg & Anna KE, Countdown Belladonna, Salon Kennedy, Frankfurt, Germany
Florian Meisenberg & Anna KE, Countdown Belladonna, Salon Kennedy, Frankfurt, Germany
Florian Meisenberg, Kunstpalais Erlangen, Germany, 2015
Florian Meisenberg, Kunstpalais Erlangen, Germany, 2015
Florian Meisenberg, Battery Life, Planthouse, New York, 2015
Florian Meisenberg, Battery Life, Planthouse, New York, 2015
Florian Meisenberg, Battery Life, Planthouse, New York, 2015
Florian Meisenberg & Anna KE, Late Checkout, Signal, New York
Florian Meisenberg & Anna KE, Late Checkout, Signal, New York
Kasseler Kunstverein / Florian Meisenberg - The New World Hotel © Nils Klinger - 2014
Florian Meisenberg, Furthermore, all the windows looked onto the courtyard and - from scarcely any distance - onto other windows of the same style, 2014, single-channel video, 46 min 54 sec
Kasseler Kunstverein / Florian Meisenberg - The New World Hotel © Nils Klinger - 2014
Kasseler Kunstverein / Florian Meisenberg - The New World Hotel © Nils Klinger - 2014
Florian Meisenberg, Florian Meisenberg, ‘From the series: memoirs of the collective unconscious (a snail gets mugged by a gang of turtles. When the cops show up and ask him what happened he replies ‘I don’t know. It all happened so fast’, 2013, oil on canvas, 200 x 180 cm
Florian Meisenbergm ‘From the series: memoirs of the collective unconscious (a snail gets mugged by a gang of turtles. When the cops show up and ask him what happened he replies ‘I don’t know. It all happened so fast’., 2013, oil on canvas, 235 x 215 cm
Florian Meisenberg, The New World Hotel
Florian Meisenberg, Being blonde with insufficient funds (transpirations of a virgin), Mendes Wood, Sao Paolo, Brazil
Florian Meisenberg, Being blonde with insufficient funds (transpirations of a virgin), Mendes Wood, Sao Paolo, Brazil
Florian Meisenberg, Being blonde with insufficient funds (transpirations of a virgin), Mendes Wood, Sao Paolo, Brazil
Florian Meisenberg, Delays During Transit: Tales of Early Prematurity, installation view, Kate MacGarry, 2013
Florian Meisenberg, Delays During Transit: Tales of Early Prematurity, Kate MacGarry, 2013
Florian Meisenberg, Delays During Transit: Tales of Early Prematurity, installation view, Kate MacGarry, 2013
Florian Meisenbergm ‘From the series: memoirs of the collective unconscious (a snail gets mugged by a gang of turtles. When the cops show up and ask him what happened he replies ‘I don’t know. It all happened so fast’., 2013, oil on canvas, 180 x 162 cm
Florian Meisenbergm ‘From the series: memoirs of the collective unconscious (a snail gets mugged by a gang of turtles. When the cops show up and ask him what happened he replies ‘I don’t know. It all happened so fast’., 2013, oil on canvas, 200 x 180 cm
Florian Meisenbergm ‘From the series: memoirs of the collective unconscious (a snail gets mugged by a gang of turtles. When the cops show up and ask him what happened he replies ‘I don’t know. It all happened so fast’., 2013, oil on canvas, 180 x 162 cm
Florian Meisenberg, Oh, Ah Rimbaud, Rimbaud, 2013, single-channel video, 3.53 mins, 2013, single-channel video, 3.53 mins
Florian Meisenberg, “GUERNICA MON AMOUR, GIVE ALL AND GET SOMETHING (POSTMODERN TRAUMA)”, 2012, single-channel video, 8.22 mins
Florian Meisenberg, Wembley, farewell my concubine, 2013, single-channel video, 2 min 49 sec
Florian Meisenberg solo show at Kate MacGarry
Florian Meisenberg, installation view at Kate MacGarry, 2012
Florian Meisenberg, installation view at Kate MacGarry, 2012
Florian Meisenberg, from the series: Cosmic Experiences, 2011, oil on canvas, 245 x 200 cm
Florian Meisenberg, From the series: Cosmic Experiences, 2011, oil on canvas, 23 x 30.5 cm
Florian Meisenberg, from the series: The Vision Of Tomorrow, Today, 2011, oil on canvas, 245 x 200 cm
Florian Meisenberg, Hairy Combs, 2011, oil on unstretched canvas, 215 x 290 cm
Florian Meisenberg, From the Series: It Was More Than It Was, 2011, oil on canvas, 50 x 40 cm

Video

Press

Born 1980 in Berlin, lives and works in New York City
SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2016 Signal, (with Anna K.E.), NY USA
Wentrup, Berlin, Germany
Current, Upcoming, Past, Murias Centeno, Lisbon, Portugal
Salon Kennedy, (with Anna K.E.), Frankfurt, Germany
2015 battery life, Planthouse, NY, U.S.A
Furthermore, all the windows looked onto the courtyard and – from scarcely any distance – onto other windows of the same style, behind which could be glimpsed the stately outline of new windows opening onto a second courtyard, (performance), Kölnischer Kunstverein, Cologne, Germany
Delivery to the following recipient failed permanently, Simone Subal Gallery, NY, U.S.A
2014 Being Blonde With Insufficient Funds (Transpirations of a Virgin), Mendes Wood, Sao Paulo, Brasil
The New World Hotel, Kasseler Kunstverein, Fridericianum, Kassel, Germany
Somewhere sideways, down, at an angle, but very close, Wentrup, Berlin, Germany
NACHTFOYER: FLorian Meisenberg (Performance) Kunsthalle Dusseldorf, Germany
2013 ‘What did the Green grape say to the Purple grape? Breath!’ (It is always forthcoming and already past) Provinz Editionen, Projekte, Bochum, Germany
Delays During Transit (Tales of Early Prematurity), Kate MacGarry, London, UK
Faith so certain shall never be shaken by heaviest sorrow, Simone Subal, NY, U.S.A
2012 Magic Moments of Homeopathy Vol1 (The Trauma of Creative Man), Tanja Pol Galerie, Munich, Germany
Magic Moments of Homeopathy Vol1 (The Trauma of Creative Man), Wentrup Gallery, Berlin, Germany
2011 Writing shit about new snow fort he rich is not art, Rudolf Scharpf Galerie and Wilhelm-Hack-Museum, Ludwigshafen, Germany
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=90RM07vHQiw, Kate MacGarry, London, UK
Kate MacGarry presents Florian Meisenberg, Art Since the Summer of 69, NY, U.S.A
2010 Finally! Scientists found out that art is just another hobby! (with Christoph Lohmann), Tanzschule, Munich, Germany
What art? what mushroom? a club for dehydrated people (with Christoph Lohmann), The Shelter, Cologne, Germany
2009 The artist as a model of change, the artist as a young clown, Tanja Pol Galerie, Munich, Germany
2008 Turn your bedroom life into a volcano of pleasure!, Ludwig Forum fur Internationale Kunst, Aachen, Germany
2006 Disadvantage Agassi, Villa de Bank, Enschede, The Netherlands
GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2017 Fifteen, Kate MacGarry, London, UK
The Collector’s Home, Avlskarl Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
Myths of the Marble, ICA Philadelphia, USA, 2017
Myths of the Marble, Henie Onstad Kunstsenter, Oslo, Norway
2016 Late Checkout II, with Anna K.E., Signal, Brooklyn, NY, USA
Nuite Blanche, Performance with Anna K.E. at Fairmont Hotel, Monacco, cur. by Joerg Heiser
Me, Schirn, Frankfurt, Germany
2015 Save the Data!, Kunstpalais Erlangen, Germany
The Casual Gesture, Bundeskunsthalle Bonn, Bonn, Germany
The Casual Gesture, Standpoint Gallery, London, UK
Verena Dengler, Florian Meisenberg, David Renggli, Gabriele de Santis, Wentrup Gallery, Berlin, Germany
Statements 2, Goethe-Insititut Hong Kong, Hong Kong
2014 Geometries of Intimacy, Abrons Arts Center, NY
House Party with Dzek, Kate MacGarry, London, UK
Friendly Takeover: Artists show their collection , Marta Herford (Gehry galleries), Herford, Germany
Transgression, Philara e. V., Düsseldorf, Germany
Sie und ihre Ausstellungen, Ausstellung in der Sammlung Kunst aus NRW in der ehemaligen,Reichsabtei Aachen-Kornelimünster, Aachen, Germany
Relative Wirklichkeiten, TS-Artprojects, Berlin, Germany
Jiří David, Andy Hope 1930, Florian Meisenberg Galerie Václava Špály, Prag, Czech Republic
Dreamland, Museum Kunsten, Aalborg, Denmark
Queens International, Queens Museum of Art, NY, U.S.A
2013 Kunstpreis junger Westen 2013, Kunsthalle Recklinghausen, Recklinghausen, Germany
Gruppo di famiglia in un interno, Parrotta Gallery, Stuttgart, Germany
Es gibt keine meisterwerke mehr, Tanja Pol Gallery, Munich, Germany
Accrochage, Wentrup Gallery, Berlin, Germany
Painting Forever! Keilrahmen, KW Kunstwerke Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Revised Abstraction, Grieder Contemporary, Zurich, Switzerland
2012 Boros Collection No.2, Boros Collection, Berlin (cat.), Germany
Other voices – other rooms, Wentrup Avlskarl Projects, Copenhagen, Denmark
Cleaning a bed from morning dust, Boutique, Cologne, Germany
Language is the house we live in, Kunstfilmtag 2012, Malkasten, Düsseldorf, Germany
Jesturing, Newman Popiashvili Gallery, NY, U.S.A
2011 Endless Summer, Wentrup, Berlin, Germany
2010 think german/new german art, Residency of the Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany, London, UK
Self-consciousness (curated by Hilton Als & Peter Doig), Veneklasen Werner, Berlin, Germany
New Talents Biennale 2010, Cologne, Germany
Enovos Foerderpreis Junge Kunst, Wilhelm-Hack-Museum, Ludwigshafen, Germany
Amor Parvi, curated by Oliver Tepel, Kunstverein Langenhagen, Germany
Osram Collection, Sammlung Osram, Munich, Germany
2009 Hunger, Columbia University, NY
Paintings in the Sky, Kate MacGarry, London, UK
2008 Life is a funny old dog, Tanja Pol Galerie, Munich, Germany
Wahrheit ist was uns verbindet, Jaspersjahr Universitaet, Oldenburg, Germany
Pilot Projekt_1, Pilotprojekt fuer Kunst, Duesseldorf, Germany
Mischanlage von Dr. Urlaub, Alte Kokerei, Zeche Zollverein Essen, Germany
Wenn nicht Gott, dann fuer wen?, Villa Daniel Richter, Hamburg, Germany
Permanent Vacation (with Anna K.E.), EY Artforum, Düsseldorf, Germany
2007 Regarding Düsseldorf 2, Kunstverein 701, Duesseldorf, Germany
Being Spielberg – presented bei Gallery Hasen (with Anna K.E.), Kunstverein für die Rheinlande und Westfalen, Düsseldorf, Germany
The Great Show, Sistig & Ostrowski, Cologne, Germany
Museum for… (with Anna K.E.), Die Vitrine, Düsseldorf, Germany
Healthy children for a wealthy future, Codex Partners, Munich, Germany
2006 The Courtesy of Thorsten Eyer, Ballhaus Ost, Berlin, Germany
Aus der Mitte entspringt ein Fluss, Sistig & Ostrowski, Cologne, Germany
2005 Copy your Idol, Kunsthalle Berlin Pankow, Germany
Kleines Affektchen 3 (Performance/Video-Event), Museum Kunstpalast, Düsseldorf, Germany
EDUCATION
2010 Weltmeisterschueler Peter Doig
2004-10 Kunstakademie Dusseldorf
2002 Diploma Mediendesign
AWARDS
2010 NRW Foerderpreis
International Studio and Curatorial Program (ISCP), East Williamsburg, Brooklyn, U.S.A
DAAD-Stipendium/Grant, U.S.A
2009 Residency Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, ME, USA
Grant Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes, Bonn, Germany
2008 Audi Art Award for progressive Performance (with Anna K.E. for Gallery Hasen)
Young artist on the road, Preis des Ludwig Forums fuer internationale Kunst in Aachen, Germany
2006 Reisestipendium/Travelling Award, Kunstverein fuer die Rheinlande und Westfalen, Düsseldorf, Germany
PROJECTS
2010 Sommerrundgang 2010, Kunstakademie Duesseldorf, Germany
2007 Founding of Gallery Hasen (with Anna K.E.), Sommer M.O.G.G., Duesseldorf, Germany
PUBLICATIONS
2013 Meisenberg, Florian, http://www.liveleak.com/view?i=366_1344438832, Distanz Verlag, Berlin
2008 Turn your bedroom life into a volcano of pleasure!, exhibition catalogue, Ludwig Forum für Internationale Kunst, Aachen, Germany
SELECTED PRESS
2013 Kamin, Diana, “Florian Meisenberg,“ Art in America, October 2013, 172-3

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